Used 2013 Volkswagen Touareg

2013 Volkswagen Touareg
List price range
$11,594 - $23,185

Pros

  • High-class interior
  • powerful and fuel-efficient engines
  • high towing capacity.

Cons

  • No third-row seat
  • upper trims get costly.

Used 2013 Volkswagen Touareg for Sale

Volkswagen Touareg 2013
54,081 miles
Used 2013
Volkswagen Touareg
List$17,600
Est.Loan: $321/mo
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Volkswagen Touareg 2013 VR6 Sport 4dr SUV AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
84,118 miles
Used 2013
Volkswagen Touareg
VR6 Sport
List$15,995
Est.Loan: $291/mo
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Dealer Notes
Locally Owned, 2013 Volkswagen Touareg Sport AWD, Canyon Gray Metallic w Black Anthracite Leather Interior, ABS Brakes, Air Conditioning, Alloy Wheels, AM/FM Stereo, Automatic Transmission, Auxiliary Audio Input, Bluetooth, CD Audio, Cruise Control, Front Seat Heaters, Leatherette Seats, Overhead Airbags, Power Liftgate/DeckLid, Power Locks, Power Mirrors, Power Seat(s), Power Windows, Rear Defroster, Satellite Radio Ready, Side Airbags, Traction Control, Clean Carfax,
Volkswagen Touareg 2013 TDI Lux 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbodiesel 8A)
87,582 miles
Used 2013
Volkswagen Touareg
TDI Lux
List$20,995
Est.Loan: $382/mo
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Dealer Notes
***ONE OWNER DIESEL, LOADED AND A VERY SHARP TOUAREG.........................BLACK WITH A BEIGE LEATHER INTERIOR, WOODGRAIN TRIM, NAVIGATION, REAR BACK UP CAMERA, PANORAMIC ROOF, DUAL HEATED POWER SEATS WITH LUMBAR SUPPORT AND MEMORY SETTINGS, DUAL AUTOMATIC CLIMATE CONTROLS, POWER TAILGATE, KEYLESS ENTRY, FOGLIGHTS, TINTED GLASS, ROOFRACK, DUAL EXHAUST, PREMIUM ALLOY WHEELS, RUNS GREAT***MUST PRINT AND PRESENT INTERNET AD FOR SPECIAL INTERNET PRICING BEFORE YOUR SCHEDULED APPOINTMENT. PLEASE CALL MAXIMUM AUTO OUTLET AT 703.822.7998. GUARANTEED CREDIT APPROVALS FOR EVERYONE. FINANCE RATES AS LOW AS 2.99 APR. WE ARE LOCATED AT 8503-O EUCLID AVE, MANASSAS PARK, VA 20111. OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK.PRICE EXCLUDES TAXES, TITLE, LICENSE, $595 DEALER PROCESSING FEE, & FINANCE CHARGES. SOLD AS-IS, SEE BUYERS GUIDE FOR WARRANTY OPTIONS.
Volkswagen Touareg 2013
91,847 miles
Used 2013
Volkswagen Touareg
Victory Motors
19.6 mi away
List$21,777
Est.Loan: $397/mo
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Volkswagen Touareg 2013 VR6 Sport 4dr SUV AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
122,375 miles
Used 2013
Volkswagen Touareg
VR6 Sport
List$11,594
Est.Loan: $217/mo
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$300 Below Market
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Volkswagen Touareg 2013 TDI Sport 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbodiesel 8A)
82,943 miles
Used 2013
Volkswagen Touareg
TDI Sport
List$23,000
Est.Loan: $419/mo
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Volkswagen Touareg 2013 TDI Lux 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbodiesel 8A)
83,339 miles
Used 2013
Volkswagen Touareg
TDI Lux
List$23,185
Est.Loan: $422/mo
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$695 Below Market
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Dealer Notes
"Black Leather.This vehicle has passed our Fitzway 138 point inspection and is Maryland State Inspected.29/20 Highway/City MPG 2013 Volkswagen Touareg V6 TDI . Call or e-mail today for details!Awards: * 2013 IIHS Top Safety Pick"
Volkswagen Touareg 2013 VR6 Sport 4dr SUV AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A)
79,532 miles
Used 2013
Volkswagen Touareg
VR6 Sport
Weimer Chevrolet
82.7 mi away
List$19,797
Est.Loan: $361/mo
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Edmunds' Expert Review

The 2013 Volkswagen Touareg delivers a surprising level of luxury and makes a formidable competitor to established high-end marques.

vehicle overview

Volkswagen doesn't usually enter into the typical consumer's discussion of luxury brands. Aside from the short-lived Phaeton executive sedan, VW remains a staunchly working-class badge. Nevertheless, the 2013 Volkswagen Touareg challenges such perceptions with a combination of power, performance and interior comfort that rivals BMW and Lexus. Take any seat in the Touareg and you are bound to ask: "This is a Volkswagen?"

The Touareg crossover SUV offers buyers a trio of engine choices, including a capable V6, a burly and economical V6 diesel and a supercharged V6 hybrid that delivers V8 power with V6 fuel economy. And as befits a model that shares its basic platform with the Porsche Cayenne, the Touareg feels solid and confident on the road.

High-quality materials, rich wood and metallic accents, and contemporary electronics and entertainment interfaces fill out the Touareg cabin, and the sliding and reclining second-row seat is pretty useful. But there's no third-row seat as in some other similarly sized crossovers, while the Touareg's cargo capacity is middling at best.

If interior room is a priority for you, both the 2013 Acura MDX and new Infiniti JX probably would be better choices. Meanwhile, the 2013 BMW X5 and Mercedes-Benz M-Class display more premium badges, also offer diesel engines and are slightly more sophisticated overall. On the hybrid front, the 2013 Lexus RX 450h is a notable bargain when you compare it to the Touareg Hybrid. Fortunately for anyone shopping this segment, there's not a loser in the bunch, and the Touareg holds its ground among an impressive group of rivals thanks to its strong performance, plentiful standard features and upscale design.

trim levels & features

The 2013 Volkswagen Touareg is a five-passenger midsize crossover SUV available in Sport, Lux, Executive and Hybrid trim levels. All but the Hybrid offer either a gasoline (VR6) or turbodiesel (TDI) V6 engine.

The Sport comes with 18-inch wheels, bi-xenon headlights, LED daytime running lights, foglights, roof rails, heated washer nozzles, a power liftgate, cruise control, dual-zone automatic climate control, eight-way power/heated front seats, leatherette upholstery, Bluetooth and an eight-speaker sound system with touchscreen control, a six-CD changer, satellite radio and iPod connection. Adding the optional navigation system also includes an 8-inch color touchscreen and a rearview camera.

The Lux bundles the Sport equipment with the navigation package and adds 19-inch wheels, a panoramic sunroof, heated mirrors, leather upholstery, 12-way power front seats (with power lumbar support for the driver), driver memory presets and power rear-seat releases in the trunk. Moving up to the Executive adds 20-inch wheels, a heated steering wheel, heated rear seats, different wood trim, keyless ignition/entry and a premium Dynaudio sound system.

The Hybrid takes the Executive level trim, substitutes 19-inch wheels and adds LED taillights, rear parking sensors, a power-adjustable steering column, passenger seat memory presets, power lumbar seat support and metal door-sill plates.

Options are few and include a roof spoiler, a trailer hitch, mud guards and a rubber or carpeted mat kit.

performance & mpg

The 2013 Volkswagen Touareg comes with a 3.6-liter V6 that generates 280 horsepower and 265 pound-feet of torque. TDI models come with a 3.0-liter turbodiesel V6 good for 240 hp and a prodigious 406 lb-ft of torque. An eight-speed automatic transmission and all-wheel drive are standard across the lineup.

The Touareg Hybrid is motivated by a supercharged 3.0-liter V6 gasoline engine paired with an electric motor. The combination generates an impressive 380 hp and 428 lb-ft of torque, enough to catapult this Touareg from a standstill to 60 mph in just 5.8 seconds, according to Edmunds testing. The eight-speed auto and all-wheel drive also are standard.

EPA fuel economy estimates show the gasoline V6 is capable of 17 mpg city/23 mpg highway and 19 mpg combined, while the TDI is rated at an impressive 20/29/23 mpg. The Hybrid -- tuned more for performance than maximum economy -- rates only slightly lower than the TDI at 20/24/21.

Properly equipped, the Touareg can tow 7,700 pounds, which is more than most competitors.

safety

Every 2013 Volkswagen Touareg comes standard with antilock brakes, stability and traction control, hill-hold assist, front-seat side airbags and full-length side curtain airbags.

In Edmunds brake testing, the Touareg Hybrid stopped from 60 mph in an admirable 121 feet. In crash tests conducted by the Insurance Institute for Highway Safety, the Touareg earned a top score of "Good" in frontal-offset, side-impact and roof strength tests.

driving

The 2013 Volkswagen Touareg lacks a low-range transmission for off-road excursions, yet still provides a fair amount of trail prowess thanks to minimal front and rear overhangs, decent ground clearance and a compliant suspension. But most Touaregs will not see rigorous dirt duty, and in the urban wilds most drivers will appreciate the sharp steering response that makes the Touareg feel like a smaller vehicle.

The regular V6 engine is refined and suitably powerful, but we think the diesel V6 is worth the extra cash, considering its superior torque and fuel economy. The Hybrid is impressively quick and impressively fuel-thrifty, but given its substantial price premium, we'd certainly hope so. The diesel just makes more sense if mpg is your priority.

Regardless of engine choice, the eight-speed automatic transmission shifts with an almost imperceptible ease, and the Touareg feels confident and quiet at highway speed. Even over rough road or varied highway surfaces, the Touareg doesn't break stride, offering a solid, composed feel over bumps.

interior

Few consider Volkswagen a luxury automaker, but the Touareg's interior transcends its humble badge and holds its own against pricier crossover SUVs. The Touareg cabin isn't as tech-forward as an Acura MDX or as refined as a BMW X5, but it is still an enveloping place to sit, surrounded by soft-touch surfaces and cushy seats.

The Touareg does not offer a third-row seat as some other midsize SUVs do, limiting occupant capacity to five. The Touareg exploits the configuration, however, with a 60/40-split rear seat that can slide 6.3 inches fore and aft and features reclining seatbacks. Second-row legroom matches up to the rest of the class at about 37 inches. Cargo capacity is 32 cubic feet with the rear seats up, and 64 cubic feet when stowed.

Finally, the navigation system uses crisp graphics and an intuitive touchscreen interface, while higher trim levels feature the very nice 10-speaker Dynaudio stereo system.

Top consumer reviews

Read what other owners think about the 2013 Volkswagen Touareg.

Love my Tourareg Executive!
vwbmwmbguy60, 3/26/2013
This is my 2nd Tourareg, my first was a 2007. I bought the overloaded Executive V6 White/Cornsilk. I love all the enhancements they have made since 07. The build quality is exceptional and I have actually used most of the gadgets it comes with. It has a nice sporty look, 20" tires and it gives you great confidence while you drive, I feel safe and sound and in great comfort at all times. It feels like a completely different vehicle from my 07, much more refined and diginified. I just came out of a 2012 BMW X5 Diesel which I loved (this is my 60th car). I also have a 13 MB C63 Coupe and 13- BMW Z4 2.8 and I find myself driving this car as my daily driver. Huge bang for the buck! $$
VW should be selling more of these ...
early74b, 12/14/2012
Getting this Touareg was a big step up from the '09 VW Routan SEL that I traded in for it as I no longer needed the 3rd row but wanted something a bit more luxurious, etc. and this SUV fits the bill! Very solid build quality, exceptional navi/voice controls, upscale digital info screens (both between the front gauges and main screen) and VW's leatherette 'feels' and acts just like real leather although perforated to be cool during summer. Tons of room in rear seats (slide back 6" for more leg room) and ride, power, smooth 8-speed trans all excellent. Executive class cruiser! Test drive other mid-size SUV's and then drive one of these and you'll see the difference --
Steering wheel shake
shakes1, 9/28/2013
I purchased a slightly used 2013 VW Touareg VR6 LUX approx. 4 weeks ago. Upon driving home from the dealer I noticed that between the speeds of 60 and 75 mph the steering wheel would shake back and forth. This was confirmed over many miles and all types of road surfaces. The car would also pull to the right as well as exhibit a vibration in the seat. The car has now spent 3 weeks at the dealer and after approx. 20 tires and countless road force balancing the issue still exists. VW, in an apparent attempt to limit their liability, is blaming the tires. They now refuse to attempt any more repairs and have told me to pick the car up. They acknowledge the issue to still to be present.
NICE CAR, BUT GET A RAIN COAT
michael_a1, 9/22/2014
Volkswagen just settled a class action lawsuit because many of their vehicles with factory sunroofs leaks in earlier production cars. Apparently they still have not fixed the problem with the touareg. I have been to the dealer for the problem to get repaired and they claimed it was fixed and it was not. Off to the dealer again. Wouldn't it be better if they just corrected the issue. Anyway, it is a nice car, but I certainly don't think it is worth the problems. I would certainly look at other cars in its class unless you want to bunk out at the service department the first year you own the car.
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Features & Specs

MPG
20 city / 29 hwy
Seats 5
8-speed shiftable automatic
Diesel
240 hp @ 4000 rpm
MPG
17 city / 23 hwy
Seats 5
8-speed shiftable automatic
Gas
280 hp @ 6200 rpm
MPG
20 city / 29 hwy
Seats 5
8-speed shiftable automatic
Diesel
240 hp @ 4000 rpm
MPG
17 city / 23 hwy
Seats 5
8-speed shiftable automatic
Gas
280 hp @ 6200 rpm
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Safety

IIHS Rating
The Insurance Institute of Highway Safety uses extensive crash tests to determine car safety.
  • Side Impact Test
    Good
  • Roof Strength Test
    Good
  • Rear Crash Protection / Head Restraint
    Not Tested
  • IIHS Small Overlap Front Test
    Not Tested
  • Moderate Overlap Front Test
    Good

More about the 2013 Volkswagen Touareg
Used 2013 Volkswagen Touareg Overview

The Used 2013 Volkswagen Touareg is offered in the following submodels: , , . Available styles include TDI Lux 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbodiesel 8A), VR6 Lux 4dr SUV AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A), TDI Sport 4dr SUV AWD w/Navigation (3.0L 6cyl Turbodiesel 8A), VR6 Sport 4dr SUV AWD w/Navigation (3.6L 6cyl 8A), VR6 Sport 4dr SUV AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A), VR6 Executive 4dr SUV AWD (3.6L 6cyl 8A), TDI Sport 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbodiesel 8A), TDI Executive 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl Turbodiesel 8A), and Hybrid 4dr SUV AWD (3.0L 6cyl S/C gas/electric hybrid 8A).

What's a good price on a Used 2013 Volkswagen Touareg?

Save up to $695 on one of 8 Used 2013 Volkswagen Touareg for sale at dealerships within 25 miles of Ashburn, VA with prices as low as $11,594 as of08/18/2018, based on data from dealers and consumer-driven dealer ratings ranging from1 to 4.5 out of 5 stars.

Price comparisons for Used 2013 Volkswagen Touareg trim styles:

  • The Used 2013 Volkswagen Touareg VR6 Sport is priced between $11,594 and$19,797 with odometer readings between 79532 and122375 miles.
  • The Used 2013 Volkswagen Touareg TDI Lux is priced between $20,995 and$23,185 with odometer readings between 83339 and87582 miles.
  • The Used 2013 Volkswagen Touareg TDI Sport is priced between $23,000 and$23,000 with odometer readings between 82943 and82943 miles.

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